Maps

Mountain MapRiver Map

This map is based on the geographic names of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) GEOnet Names Server (GNS). Toponymic information is based on the Geographic Names Database, containing official standard names approved by the United States Board on Geographic Names and maintained by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. More information is available at the Products and Services link at www.nga.mil. The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency name, initials, and seal are protected by 10 United States Code Section 425.

Legend
Marker Form Meaning Etymology Affiliation Position of “mountain”
Bum Mountain Jinghpaw Tibeto-Burman Final
Madin Wall/Barrier Jinghpaw Tibeto-Burman Final
Kawng Hill Jinghpaw Tibeto-Burman Final
Razi Mountain Rawang Tibeto-Burman Final
Hpawng Pile Rawang Tibeto-Burman Final
Pam Mountain Lhaovo Tibeto-Burman Final
Mahk├╝ Mountain? Lisu? Tibeto-Burman? Final
Taung Mountain Burmese Tibeto-Burman Final
Shan Mountain Chinese Sinitic Final
Noi Mountain Khamti Tai-Kadai Initial
Loi Mountain Shan Tai-Kadai Initial
Other n/a n/a n/a n/a
Marker Form Meaning Etymology Affiliation Position of “river”
Hka River Jinghpaw Tibeto-Burman Final
Wang River Rawang Tibeto-Burman Final
Ti River Rawang Tibeto-Burman Final
Chi River Rawang Tibeto-Burman Final
Rame River Rawang Tibeto-Burman Final
Kyaung River Lhaovo Tibeto-Burman Final
Chaung River Burmese Tibeto-Burman Final
Ho River Chinese Sinitic Final
Yo Unknown Unknown Unknown Final
Nam River Shan Tai-Kadai Initial
Other n/a n/a n/a n/a
Cite as

Kurabe, Keita and Hideo Sawada. 2020. Kachin mountain name map. Digital collection managed by Information Resources Center at Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies.

URL: https://kachinportal.aa-ken.jp/en/map/

Kurabe, Keita and Hideo Sawada. 2020. Kachin river name map. Digital collection managed by Information Resources Center at Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies.

URL: https://kachinportal.aa-ken.jp/en/map/

External Links

Kachin State Place Name Database

NGA GEOnet Names Server (GNS)

Myanmar Information Management Unit (MIMU)